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Open House – You’re Invited

Spray Lake Sawmills would like to invite you to join us at our annual Open House: Cochrane Wednesday, May 10th, 2017 From 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm Cochrane Ranche House – Hall of Vision Hillcrest Thursday, May 11th, 2017 From 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm Hillcrest Fish and Game Hall, Hillcrest, Alberta Our Open House goals are to share all…

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McLean Creek Collaborative Planning Session – April 26, 2017

JOIN THE CONVERSATION Spray Lake Sawmills is inviting all stakeholders to take part in a collaborative planning session In an effort to provide additional opportunities for meaningful participation early in the operational planning process, Spray Lake Sawmills is offering a collaborative stakeholder planning session. Spray Lake Sawmills values stakeholder input and wants to provide opportunities for collaboration to improve operational plans. The McLean Creek Planning Session…

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SLS Renews SFI Forest Certification

Spray Lake Sawmills is very proud to announce we have renewed our Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI) certification, recognized by the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC™). These voluntary, 3rd party programs are recognized worldwide as having the most rigorous environmental forest certification standards and demonstrate our commitment to sustainable forestry practices. To learn more about Spray Lake Sawmills’…

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Forest Certification Announcement

Spray Lake Sawmills is proud to announce we have exclusively certified all of our forest management areas under the Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI) Forest Management Standard which is endorsed by the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC). The SFI program is a member of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). The IUCN is the world’s oldest…

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Jumpingpound Collaborative Planning Session Results

On May 13, 2016 we met with local stakeholders to collaborate on operational plans for the Jumpingpound Creek Compartment. In an effort to provide opportunities for meaningful participation early in the operational planning process we provide collaborative planning sessions for all of our operating areas. The following topics were addressed: • Identification of stakeholder values in the area ◦Specific values…

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Jumpingpound Creek Planning Session – May 13th

JOIN THE CONVERSATION Spray Lake Sawmills (SLS) is Inviting All Stakeholders to take part in a collaborative planning session In an effort to provide additional opportunities for meaningful participation early in the operational planning process, SLS is offering a collaborative stakeholder planning session. SLS values stakeholder input and wants to provide opportunities for collaboration to improve operational plans. The Jumpingpound…

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Woodlands Open House – May 4th & 5th

Our Open House goals are to share all of the company’s harvest plans for the upcoming season. This would include the 2016 General Development Plan as well as our various Forest Harvest Plans. Spray Lake Sawmills Woodlands staff is looking forward to answering any questions you may have and gather your feedback on our proposed plans. We look forward to…

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Forest Certification

Spray Lake Sawmills is very proud to announce we have received our Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI) certification, under the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC™) and renewed our Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) certification. These voluntary, 3rd party programs are recognized worldwide as having the most rigorous environmental forest certification standards and demonstrate our commitment to sustainable forestry practices.…

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Join our Public Advisory Committee

Spray Lake Sawmills is looking for individuals interested in being part of our Public Advisory Committee. Of particular interest are parties with an affiliation with recreational trail use, hunters, trappers or an environmental/naturalist background. This is a multi-stakeholder group which meets about four times a year. The group’s primary mandate over the next three years is to act as a…

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